Oligarchy

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Jimmy Carter has commented that the USA is more an “oligarchy than a democracy”.[1]

 

An example

Page nameDescription
Iron law of oligarchyThe theory that all complex organizations, regardless of how democratic they are when started, eventually develop into oligarchies.

 

Related Quotation

PageQuoteAuthor
Michael Parenti“Every ruling class has wanted only this: all the rewards and none of the burdens. The operational code is: we have a lot; we can get more; we want it all.”Michael Parenti


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